This 72-room hotel offers stylish boutique accommodation that has been beautifully designed and refurbished. The old wooden beams and traditional fabric of the ancient historic building have been successfully maintained, while contemporary design features and modern comforts have been added with a touch of understated British style. Fully air-conditioned, the hotel welcomes guests into a lobby with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, safe, cloakroom and lift access. There is a café, pub and restaurant on site and business guests will appreciate the conference facilities and Internet access. Room and laundry services are available and guests arriving by vehicle can make use of the hotel car park (fees apply).
This city hotel enjoys a great central location within the ancient city walls. Only minutes from Canterbury Cathedral (a world heritage site), it is the perfect base from which to explore the city and enjoy its shops, historic sites and traditional architecture. Guests will find links to the public transport network just metres from the hotel and the nearest airport is London City Airport, 97 km away. London Gatwick Airport and London Heathrow are located 106 km and 146 km away, respectively.
The contemporary-style guestrooms are rated Comfortable, Desirable, Enviable and Fabulous. All are well-equipped with the following amenities: trademark ABode features including Vi-Spring beds, an en suite bathroom with a monsoon shower, bathtub, luxury toiletries and a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, a personal DVD player and state-of-the-art LCD TV. All rooms also feature Internet access, a safe, an ironing set, tea and coffee making facilities and individually regulated air conditioning and heating units. Some of the rooms have imaginative wet rooms and baths integrated into living areas, and the Fabulous suite enjoys a rooftop terrace with stunning views over the roofs of Canterbury across to the cathedral.
The hotel features a gym which is open to all guests.
A full English breakfast and continental breakfast is served in the Michael Caines restaurant. Guests can also enjoy breakfast in the comfort of their own rooms. À la carte and set menu options are offered for lunchtime and evening meals.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment at this establishment. Some debit cards are also accepted.
By car: follow signs to Canterbury then take 2nd exit signposted Margate and Ashford. At the next roundabout, take the 1st exit into Castle Street. From Castle Street take the left-hand turning into Rosemary Lane, turn right into Stour Street. At the end of Stour Street, the hotel will be on the right-hand side.
The hotel offers a 24-hour reception and check-out service. Limited on-site car parking is available (fees apply).
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed